AND HOW TO
(Late Queen's Park, Everton,
and Player-Manager, Tottenham Hotspur F.C.)
"HEALTH & STRENGTH," Ltd.
12, Burleigh Street, Strand, W.C.
the above quotation by Sir Walter Scott, it is evident
that football is quite an ancient game. Time alters
everything, and it has undoubtedly done so in football.
Where one used to play with half the village on one side
and the same on the other, it is now restricted to sides
composed of eleven players. As I have been requested to
write on the modern game it is not worth while dwelling
upon how it was played a hundred years ago. Football is
really supposed to be a Scottish game, but it was in
England that a proper Association with defined rules was